Heritability of central corneal thickness in nuclear families.

  title={Heritability of central corneal thickness in nuclear families.},
  author={John A Landers and Alex W. Hewitt and David P. Dimasi and Jac C Charlesworth and Tania Straga and Richard A.D. Mills and R Savarirayan and David A Mackey and Kathryn P Burdon and Jamie Evan Craig},
  journal={Investigative ophthalmology & visual science},
  volume={50 9},
PURPOSE Many ocular parameters show strong heritable tendencies. The significance of central corneal thickness (CCT) in the context of glaucoma has been the subject of much debate recently, but its heritability has not been extensively explored. This study was designed to investigate the parent-child heritability of CCT among groups who have CCT considered… CONTINUE READING